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    ..on my number plates. Not spacing, not wierd letters, no strange backgrounds or shading just no standard symbol in the corner. Had them made up at a car show last year.

    Luckily I had a correct set in the boot.

    Examiner let me just put them on over the top with a couple of elastic bands.

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    So they wont pass a car with no tiny symbol in its plates, but will pass it with plates that are stuck on with elastic bands..... go figure

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    Yeah, and not only that they just said

    "wait till the car is off the ramp and out of the garage before you remove them...it's the law!!"

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    Elastic bands are an essential part of the MOT, thats why its going up to £53

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    £53 shocking iv got a £10 off voucher for an mot at master fit i'll need to look it out and send it to the next person due an mot

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    It's already at £54

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ste View Post
    It's already at £54

    Not at mine, £45 i paid on Monday, although seen the sign up that its gonna increase

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    I paid £54 last week, as it was the only place I could get it in. My 'usual' place only charge £40

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    Mine was only £29. Had a £20 off voucher in the local paper. MOT Super Centre.

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    Got mine free

    Won it at a motorcross party and girlfriends mum won one the year before that same place

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